Sunday, May 18, 2014

Tim's Compendium III Challenge No. 2

Compendium of Curiosities 3 Challenge!

Here is the second  challenge for the Tim Holtz Compendium of Curiosities Volume III biweekly challenge at L3 Studio.  Below is my entry week 2 of the challenge - 56. Distress Glitter.  You need the book for the technique.  To learn more about the "CC3C" challenge here.

CC3C No. 2 - Tag
This tag features glitter butterflies and a background was made use a technique from the Online Card Class Watercolors for Card Makers from day 2 for a vibrant color wash.  I'm not really a glitter girl, but I really like the distress glitter, they are the only ones I have.  Here is a list of supplies used:
  • Manila tag
  • Martha Stewart and Stampin Up butterfly punches
  • Distress paint - Salty Ocean, Broken China, Frayed Burlap
  • Distress glitter- Salty Ocean, Broken China, Stormy Sky, Peacock Feathers, Antique Linen, Tarnish Brass
  • Distress ink - Vintage Photo
  • Foam tape
  • Masking fluid
  • Hydrangea and butterfly stamp from Club Scrap in Club Scrap Spruce Hybrid Ink
  • Lindy Stamp Gang Starburst spays - California Poppy Gold, Canna Lily Burnt Orange, Poinsettia Red Gold, Sweet Violet Teal
  • Ribbon colored with Lindy Stamp Gang Starburst Glory of the Seas Gold
  • Tim Holtz Wildflower Paper
  • Distress Markers in Misc. colors
Thank you so much for stopping by my blog and your comments are greatly appreciated. 
Happy Crafting,


  1. LOVE the glittery butterflies and colorful background! Thank you so much for playing along with us on the glittery challenge at CC3Challenge!!!

  2. So pretty! Love the contrast of the glittered b'flies with the plain one, and such a neat addition to the tag that way. Thanks for joining in at CC3C!